For the Aimless

Hello friends! I know it’s been a long while since I’ve written anything on my blog.

I don’t know about you, but I’ve felt really unfocused lately.

Up until this point in my life I’ve had very clearly defined goals and dreams. Things I wanted to check off my list, places I wanted to go . . .

I’ve been fortunate enough to have accomplished them.

But lately I’ve found myself thinking: what’s next? I feel rootless and a little aimless, for the first time in my life my list of goals completely blank. A form of writers block on life, as it were.

For someone like me, always striving towards the next thing, this season of life has been weird and a little unsettling. It seems strange to be in a season of just existing when so much of my life has been chasing directly after something.

But you know what’s cool? I can set new goals.

It may take me a little while to determine where I want to go next or what I want to conquer and it may look vastly different from anything I’ve pursued before. But maybe that’s ok.

So I guess this is just to encourage you all who feel this too, wherever you are. I encourage you to set new goals, but be patient with yourself while you find them and try to breathe.

I’m working on telling myself I’m more than just my next achievement.

Because I am.

And so are you.

 

Much love,

B

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